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  1. Design for Secure Residential Environments

    By S. Crouch, Henry Shaftoe, Roy Fleming

    Series: Chartered Institute of Building

    There is currently a great deal of interest in crime prevention and how it can be reduced through better design. Design for a Secure Residential Environment provides the framework on which the risk of crime can be reduced through sensible design of the vulnerable parts of houses, community...

    Published November 16th 1998 by Routledge

  2. European Integration and Housing Policy

    Edited by Mark Kleinman, Walter Matznetter, Mark Stephens

    This book presents a series of debates arising from the housing needs of different EU countries. The authors address key issues by examining in turn: * the consequences of European integration for different housing markets * the impact of the Maastricht Treaty and other policy documents * the...

    Published November 4th 1998 by Routledge

  3. Housing, Individuals and the State

    The Morality of Government Intervention

    By Peter King

    Can the state solve housing problems or does it create them? This book explores the question by combining a detailed critique of contemporary housing policy with a philisophical analysis of the role of the state and individuals. Examining the state's role as controller and funder of housing, the...

    Published September 30th 1998 by Routledge

  4. Housing: The Essential Foundations

    Edited by Dr Paul Balchin, Paul Balchin, Maureen Rhoden

    Housing: The Essential Foundations provides a comprehensive introduction to housing studies. This topical text is essential reading for students embarking on degree and diploma courses in housing, surveying, town planning and other related subjects. Professionals within these fields will also find...

    Published March 11th 1998 by Routledge

  5. Housing Management, Consumers and Citizens

    By Liz Caincross, David Clapham, Robina Goodlad

    Tenant participation has grown substantially over the last decade, following government legislation, advice from professional bodies and development agencies, and promotion by all major political parties. On few housing issues is there such concensus. Yet, in practice, it is obvious that...

    Published November 13th 1996 by Routledge

  6. Housing Policy in Europe

    Edited by Paul Balchin

    Housing Policy in Europe provides a comprehensive introduction to the economic, political and social issues of housing across the continent. The changing policy and practice of housing in fifteen countries from across Northern, Western, Southern and Central Europe are described, analyzed and...

    Published September 25th 1996 by Routledge

  7. Planning, The Market And Private House-Building

    The Local Supply Response

    By Glen Bramley, Will Bartlett, Christine Lambert

    Planning, the market and private housebuilding" is a timely new book which analyzes key contemporary issues in the light of the latest research findings and trends in policy and practice. The relationship between land- use planning and the housebuilding industry in Britain has long been...

    Published December 19th 1995 by Routledge

  8. Housing Policy

    An Introduction, 3rd Edition

    By Dr Paul Balchin, Paul Balchin

    Now in its third edition, the highly successful Housing Policy: An Introduction has been thoroughly updated to include the latest legislation together with an analysis of the effects of the recession on housing policy. The book has been completely reworked to take account of new trends in housing...

    Published July 19th 1995 by Routledge

  9. Women in the Housing Service

    By Marion Brion

    This book explores the contribution of women to the development of housing management in the 20th century. It outlines tactics and strategies of organization and factors which have seemed to help or hinder women's participation in housing. Evidence from statistical sources, historical documents and...

    Published November 16th 1994 by Routledge

  10. Planning London

    By James Simmie

    An introduction to the problems and practices of planning in London. The authors address the question of what contributions the land-use planning system has made and could make to resolving decrepit public transport, congestion, noise, dirt, crime, poverty, begging, homelessness. They analyse these...

    Published October 20th 1994 by Routledge